Common Causes for Pain with Intercourse
- Pelvic adhesions
- Pelvic congestion
- Atrophy or dry vaginal tissues
- Pelvic floor muscle spasticity/
pelvic floor dysfunction
- Pelvic infection
- Vulvodynia and vestibulitis
- History of trauma/abuse
Pain with intercourse can occur for many different reasons dependent upon anatomic or pathologic source. Some of the more common reasons are:
Intraabominal/pelvic pathology: Endometriosis, fibroids, Pelvic adhesions, Adenomyosis, pelvic congestion etc.
Atrophy or dry vaginal tissues (read more about vaginal dryness)
Pelvic floor muscle spasticity/pelvic floor dysfunction
Vulvodynia and vestibulitis
History of trauma/abuse
A thorough exam by us can help to lead to the source and solution.